The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
289 115 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 76.46% 71.43% 71.83%
Number of salaries quoted 223 86 138
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SOA
West Yorkshire

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SOA
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Halifax region.

SOA Salary Trend in Halifax

SOA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft